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September 29, 2021

34 receive Valor Awards from Fauquier Chamber

Thirty-three first responders and a military veteran received recognition for exceptional work at the Fauquier Chamber of Commerce’s 10th annual Valor Awards banquet Thursday night.

The dinner drew more than 150 people to Fauquier Springs Country Club.

The program at the bottom of this story provides details about the award winners:

Veteran Honoree
Cooper L. Wright, a U.S. Army veteran.

Lifesaving Award
Department of Fire, Rescue & Emergency Management
Lt. Jeremy Leonard
Technician II Nicholas Baer
Technician Edward Sonifrank

Meritorious Unit Citation
Department of Fire, Rescue & Emergency Management
Orlean Volunteers:
Lt. Robert Tarr
Firefighter Mary Tarr
Firefighter Tibby Clegg
Firefighter Michael Flammia
Chief Johnny Ray Kerns

Meritorious Awards
Warrenton Police Department
Detective Cpl. Michael Gemmell
Sgt. Justin Pierce

Lifesaving Awards
Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office
Emergency Communications Specialist Renee Settle
Deputy Charles Acres
Deputy Carter Cash

Meritorious Service Awards
Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office
Master Deputy James Arrington
Cpl. Joseph House
Cpl. Nathaniel Minton
Sgt. John Coppage
Master Deputy Vanessa Breedlove

Meritorious Unit Awards
Fauquier County Sheriff’s Office
ECSIV Samantha Ashby
Master Deputy Emmie Dean
ECSIII Kim Malloy
ECSI Carter Cash
1st Sgt. Lance Davenport
Sgt. Kevin Ryan
Master Deputy James Arrington
Detective Lucas Jacobs
Lt. Kristi Kiernan
Master Deputy Marissa Efaw
Detective Robert Lewis
Deputy 1st Class Gary Jenkins
Lt. David Lee
Cpl. Aaron Vescovi
Cpl. Alex Armstrong
Deputy 1st Class Andrew Stribling
Deputy 1st Class Kayce Huston

Meritorious Service Awards
Virginia State Police
Senior Trooper C.R. Scally
Senior Trooper Jeffrey W. Palmer

Fauquier Chamber 2021 Valor... by Fauquier Now

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